Lecture/Tutorial New Standards for Wireless LANs (superseded)

This lecture is superseded by the lecture Internet of Things.




Andreas Könsgen, Koojana Kuladinithi



Koojana Kuladinithi, Thomas Pötsch


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Understand wireless LAN: how does it work? Give an overview on existing and emerging wireless standards. Give an idea what is coming up in the future in Wireless Communications.




Mobile and Wireless Communications Basics (radio propagation, modulation, coding, multiple access, duplex schemes)

Overview on Wireless Communication Standards (WLAN, PAN, BAN, WMAN, MBWA)

IEEE 802.11(Wireless LAN)

Overview 802.11 a, b, g, h...

Physical Layer

MAC Layer

IEEE 802.15 - Wireless Personal Area Network (WPAN): Bluetooth and Zigbee

IEEE 802.22 - Wireless Regional Area Networks (WRAN)

Introduction to Wireless Sensor Networks (WSN) and IPv6 over low Power Personal Area Networks

Mobility and Routing Protocols for WSNs

Application Protocols for WSNs



Lecture material

The lecture slides for each module will be provided electronically a few days before the respective module takes place. Handouts for the tutorials are provided in the lecture.

NEW: All lecture material, i.e. presentation slides and tutorial handouts, are now provided on Stud.IP.



Lecture slides (old) - Basics - IEEE Standards

Lecture slides (old) - Sensor Networks

WLAN demonstration: Link to access point configuration guide

The configuration guide for the wireless access point used in the WLAN demonstration can be viewed or downloaded here (external link).

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